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‘Melrose Place’ Reunion: Heather Locklear Calls Show ‘Highlight of My Career’ (VIDEO)

It was Melrose Monday on Good Morning America as the cast of the Melrose Place reunited to celebrate Entertainment Weekly’s annual reunions issue.

Featuring an all-star cast including Heather Locklear, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Grant Show, Daphne Zuniga, Josie Bisset, Doug Savant, Andrew Shue, and Laura Leighton, Melrose Place, a spin-off of Beverly Hills 90210,…

Lauren DiMascio | October 8, 2012 - 12:30 pm

Lisa Rinna Reduced Her Famous Lips

Lisa Rinna is best known for her saucy roles on Melrose Place and Days of Our Lives, her longtime marriage to actor Harry Hamlin… and her famously luscious lips. But Lisa now reveals she has surgically reduced her upper lip, which was plumped up with silicone in 1986.
“My lips started to define who…

| October 5, 2010 - 5:00 am

Kellan Lutz & Katie Cassidy: It’s Twilight on Melrose Place (PHOTOS)

AnnaLynne who?” is all we’re thinking when we see these new pictures of New Moon beefcake Kellan Lutz and Melrose Place stunner Katie Cassidy from the Lisa Kline Boutique Launch Party for Division-E’s Spring Collection last night in Los Angeles. Sounds like a match made in heaven (or a VERY important corporate board room in…

Betsy Waldman | January 15, 2010 - 12:35 pm

Colin Egglesfield Speaks Out on Melrose Place Ouster

Colin Egglesfield is beginning to open up about his sudden dismissal from Melrose Place—and the story he tells differs significantly from the official party line being touted by the CW.
While the show’s executive producers suggested on Thursday that Egglesfield and Ashlee Simpson’s characters were slated for the chopping block all along when the…

Celebuzz | October 23, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Ashlee Simpson Evicted from Melrose Place

America’s unemployment statistics have just grown by one. Actually, two. reports that Ashlee Simpson has been relieved of her duty as a cast member of Melrose Place, along with Colin Egglesfield. The pair’s last episode will run in January.
Melrose Place executive producer Todd Slavkin explains that Simpson and Egglesfield were dropped…

Celebuzz | October 23, 2009 - 6:30 am

Heather Locklear Moving Back to Melrose Place?

Watch out, people, because it sounds like Heather Locklear is gearing up to return to Melrose Place—with a vengeance!
People magazine reports that Locklear is currently in talks to reprise her role as scheming ad executive Amanda Woodward in the CW revamp of the ’90s TV sensation.
“We’re huge fans of hers,” says…

Celebuzz | August 21, 2009 - 8:10 am

Jenna Dewan To Get Wicked Sexy On ‘Melrose Place’

Can this girl get any more lucky?
After marrying GI Joe hottie Channing Tatum last month, Step Up actress Jenna Dewan has signed on for a part on the upcoming CW show Melrose Place.
Executive producer Todd Slavkin has confirmed to E! that Jenna’s “audition blew us away” and she will play a movie executive named…

Celebuzz | August 19, 2009 - 7:00 pm

The New ‘Melrose Place’: Sydney’s Getting Bumped Off Again

The revamped Melrose Place isn’t even scheduled to hit the small screen until the fall, but already major plot developments are making their way onto the Internet.
E! Online reports that, in a deja vu-inducing twist, Sydney Andrews will be killed off in the first episode. Kinda like she was in the original ’90s…

Celebuzz | May 22, 2009 - 11:30 am

VIDEO: New Melrose Place Preview

The revamped version of ’90s nighttime soap Melrose Place isn’t scheduled to debut until the fall, but the CW has compiled a preview of the series—which stars Stephanie Jacobsen, Colin Egglesfield and, of course, Ashlee Simpson—to whet everyone’s collective appetite.
Judging from the above clip, audiences can look forward to romantic intrigue, ambition run…

Regan Stephens | May 21, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Ashlee Simpson Knows How to Win Over Her ‘Melrose Place’ Coworkers

The upcoming CW revamp of ’90s nighttime soap Melrose Place was underway and filming in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday.
Joining cast members Jessica Lucas, Shaun Sipos, Katie Cassidy, Michael Rady and Thomas Calabro was Ashlee Simpson, who plays Violet Foster. Simpson’s character is said to possess “a naivete that masks the shrewd sex-kitten…

Celebuzz | April 18, 2009 - 8:00 am

Lisa Rinna Needs a Job

Lisa Rinna really, really, REALLY wants a part on the new imagining of Melrose Place.
Rinna (along with newly emaciated Tonight Show stooge Ross Matthews) took to the real Melrose in Los Angeles yesterday, toting huge signs asking motorists to honk for her if they wanted the CW to give her the job.

Betsy Waldman | March 19, 2009 - 7:35 am

Ashlee Simpson Living At ‘Melrose Place’

Ashlee Simpson has reportedly joined the cast of the upcoming revamp of 90s sudser Melrose Place on the CW.
Simpson, who hasn’t been on TV since starring on the old WB network’s 7th Heaven seven years ago, will portray small-town girl Violet, according to EW.
Her character is described as “possessing a naivete…

Betsy Waldman | March 9, 2009 - 6:34 am

Lisa Rinna Promises Mucho ‘Melrose’ Catfights

Melrose Place producers, we ask—how much more do you need before bringing Lisa Rinna back into the fold?
The actress and Dancing with the Stars alum has vowed to bring quality, claws-out catfights to the update of Aaron Spelling’s smash primetime 90’s drama, if only she got the chance to reprise her old character…

Matt Donnelly | February 11, 2009 - 12:01 pm

Lisa Rinna Wants Her ‘Melrose Place’ Job Back

When it comes to getting work done, Lisa Rinna doesn’t shy away from a challenge.
According to the National Enquirer, the 45-year-old actress is extremely eager to reprise her role as Taylor McBride on the upcoming revamp of ’90s nighttime soap Melrose Place.
Rinna starred on the original Place from 1996 to…

Celebuzz | January 28, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Marcia Cross’ Husband Diagnosed with Cancer

The rep for flame-haired Desperate Housewives star Marcia Cross has confirmed that the actress’s husband, Tom Mahoney, has been diagnosed with cancer.
“He is currently under treatment and is responding very well,” spokesperson Heidi Slan said to People.
Cross, 46, began dating 50-year-old Mahoney, a stockbroker, in early 2005.
The pair were…

Celebuzz | January 20, 2009 - 11:40 am

Lisa Rinna Got a Bit Too Cheeky

In a new interview with parenting site MomLogic, jumbo-lipped actress Lisa Rinna talks candidly about her facial-feature enhancing woes and her upcoming stint in Playboy.
“I had Juvederm put in my cheeks. That’s what I overdid—big time,” Lisa, 45, admits. “I tried it because my girlfriends did it. I thought: I’ll do it! I…

Celebuzz | January 8, 2009 - 9:30 am

Heather Locklear and Richie Sambora Are Friendly Exes

If Heather Locklear and Richie Sambora are anything to go by, there may be a light at the end of the tunnel for recently-split celebrity couples like Jennifer Love Hewitt and Ross McCall, Katy Perry and Travis McCoy and Patricia Arquette and Thomas Jane.
Melrose Place babe Locklear, 47, and her rocker ex-husband Sambora,…

Celebuzz | January 7, 2009 - 2:50 pm

Heather Locklear: Goodbye DUI, Hello ‘Melrose Place’?

Heather Locklear should probably buy a lottery ticket, because her luck is running pretty hot so far this year.
TMZ reports that the DUI charges against the 47-year-old actress stemming from a September 2008 arrest in Montecito, California, have been dismissed.
Locklear was suspected of driving under the influence of a controlled substance…

Celebuzz | January 2, 2009 - 5:30 pm

CW’s Retooled ‘Melrose Place’ Gets a Writer

Reports of Melrose Place returning to the air on the CW surfaced in late October. Now strings behind the scenes are being pulled to bring Fox’s nighttime ’90s soap back from the dead.
The Hollywood Reporter notes that One Tree Hill creator Mark Schwann has been tapped to write the script for Melrose 2.0’s…

Betsy Waldman | December 15, 2008 - 3:10 pm

The CW Is Re-Opening ‘Melrose Place’

As is typical in Hollywood, when something works, you squeeze every last bit of money out of it.
The CW, thrilled with the decent return on their 90210 ressurection, is planning on bringing onetime spinoff Melrose Place back to life, says Entertainment Weekly.
The original show was the soapy and ridiculous chronicle of…

Janie Marcus | October 29, 2008 - 9:39 am